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  1. Fish spa pedicure FAQs

    Can you catch infections from fish pedicures? Read our FAQs

  2. Exercises to relieve morning foot pain

    Taking the first steps in the morning can be a painful experience for some people, but pain relief is at hand. These exercises might help get you back on your feet – without pain.

  3. Swollen ankles and feet

    Swollen ankles and swollen feet are common and are often caused by fluid retention, or oedema. The cause of the swelling can range from an injury to medical conditions.

  4. Broken toe overview

    A broken toe, or fractured toe, is a common foot injury. Causes of a broken toe range from stubbing the toe, to dropping something on it, to sports injuries.

  5. Psoriatic arthritis and your feet

    Psoriatic arthritis of the foot can make standing and walking painful. These exercises and tips on finding the right shoes can help you get back on your feet again.

  6. Corns and calluses: Symptoms, diagnosis and treatment

    Corns and calluses are hard, thickened areas of skin that form as a consequence of rubbing, friction or pressure on the skin.

  7. Stress fractures: Symptoms, diagnosis and treatment

    A stress fracture is a crack in a bone, and can be a common injury in high impact sports such as distance running or basketball.

  8. Plantar fasciitis: Symptoms, diagnosis and treatment

    Plantar fasciitis is thickening of the plantar fascia, a band of tissue running underneath the sole of the foot.

  9. Diet changes to prevent gout flare-ups

    Fighting gout with skimmed milk and water? Learn about diet changes to help prevent gout flare-ups.

  10. Hammer toes: Causes, symptoms, treatment and prevention

    Hammer toes are common and painful deformities in the three middle toes where they appear to always be bent.

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